Staff Riding by Marco Casino, South Africa

 

In a context where violence, poverty, abuse of alcohol, drugs and AIDS runs rampant, STAFF RIDING– the local slang for train surfing – is known as the only escape for some. During a span of several weeks, Italian photographer Marco Casino captures the thrills of this often deadly sport, with a series of images and video documentary in Katlehong, one of the largest townships in South Africa.

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